One of the first rashes that doctors noticed in cases of Covid 19, is called Livido Reticularis.  This is a faint, pinkish rash that almost has a spiderweb appearance.  This might be the most common rash caused by Covid-19.

Another rash that has been seen in Covid 19 infections, especially in children, is caused by ischemia.  Ischemia is decreased blood flow probably caused by inflammation of the blood vessels.

Here is a mild case

Here is a severe case

Another type of rash caused by inflammation of the blood vessels is called a petechial rash

Covid 19 can also cause hives

Covid 19 has been reported to cause blisters

Covid 19 can also cause a pinkish, non descriptive type of rash

For a consultation with Dr Kidwell, please call our office at 559-298-7220.

We also offer the option of a telemedicine visit, using either Facetime or Zoom

Clovis Dermatology

275 W. Herndon Ave.
Clovis, CA 93612
Located in Clovis
We are on the northwest corner of Herndon and Villa, next to the Peachwood Urgent Care
2 blocks west of the 168 freeway
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